Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arkansas

Precipitation Rankings, May 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1998
1-Month
3.41"
(86.61mm)
5.15"
(130.81mm)
-1.74"
(-44.20mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1992 1911
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2009
Apr–May 1998
2-Month
6.64"
(168.66mm)
10.19"
(258.83mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1992 2012
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1957
Mar–May 1998
3-Month
12.43"
(315.72mm)
14.96"
(379.98mm)
-2.53"
(-64.26mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1927
Feb–May 1998
4-Month
17.20"
(436.88mm)
18.69"
(474.73mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1936
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1990
Ties: 2000
Jan–May 1998
5-Month
23.53"
(597.66mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1996 1936
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1990
Dec 1997–May 1998
6-Month
27.60"
(701.04mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1996 1936
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1945
Nov 1997–May 1998
7-Month
31.07"
(789.18mm)
31.33"
(795.78mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1936
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1973
Oct 1997–May 1998
8-Month
35.59"
(903.99mm)
34.81"
(884.17mm)
0.78"
(19.82mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1973
Sep 1997–May 1998
9-Month
38.49"
(977.65mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1973
Aug 1997–May 1998
10-Month
41.66"
(1,058.16mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jul 1997–May 1998
11-Month
43.65"
(1,108.71mm)
45.55"
(1,156.97mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jun 1997–May 1998
12-Month
48.72"
(1,237.49mm)
49.63"
(1,260.60mm)
-0.91"
(-23.11mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Ties: 1930
Dec 1996–May 1998
18-Month
78.99"
(2,006.35mm)
76.70"
(1,948.18mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1946
Jun 1996–May 1998
24-Month
110.76"
(2,813.30mm)
99.26"
(2,521.20mm)
11.50"
(292.10mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1997 1955
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1974
Jun 1995–May 1998
36-Month
148.52"
(3,772.41mm)
148.91"
(3,782.31mm)
-0.39"
(-9.90mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1996 1956
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1975
Jun 1994–May 1998
48-Month
201.75"
(5,124.45mm)
198.53"
(5,042.66mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1996 1956
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1976
Jun 1993–May 1998
60-Month
254.35"
(6,460.49mm)
247.96"
(6,298.18mm)
6.39"
(162.31mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/